Tobacco fermentation


Except cigarettes, the company “Tutun-CTC” produces also fermented tobacco of different types such as Jubileu M, Moldavschii 456, Virginia 401, Burley 320.

Moldavian large-leaf tobacco brands Jubileu M and Moldavschii concern to oriental tobacco of skeleton type with pleasant tobacco aroma and medium and above medium strength. Color is yellow-reddish with tints depending on the tobacco sort.

Large-leaf tobacco Virginia of American type is characterized by a low content of nicotine, high concentration of carbohydrates, fine taste and high technological properties. The tobacco Virginia undergoes a stripping and re-drying process performed on the equipment of German company Hauni followed by natural fermentation in storehouses.


Burley is a large-leaf American type tobacco that owing to special conditions of its natural drying has a specific aroma inherent in this type of tobacco material and distinguishes by high porosity of leaf tissue. Due to this quality it can be successfully treated by sauces and aromatic agents added in tobacco material to refine the taste and aroma of tobacco smoke. Burley undergoes a stripping and re-drying process on the equipment of German company Hauni followed by natural fermentation in storehouses.